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Livestock Feed Manufacturing / Animal Feed Safety
on September 13, 2018

5 myths about insect meal in animal feed

Find out the truth about the alternative protein for animal feed

Research and approvals for insect meal use in animal feed have advanced quickly in recent years, but there are some myths surrounding the alternative ingredient.


Myth No. 1: Insects that feed on waste can spread disease

According to insect-based feed ingredient manufacturer Enterra, the adult black soldier fly does not…

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